Ch 4: Gothic and Romantic Literature - 11th Grade: Homework Help

About This Chapter

The Gothic and Romantic Literature chapter of this 11th Grade English Homework Help course helps students complete their Gothic and Romantic literature homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your Gothic and Romantic literature homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your Gothic and Romantic literature homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Jane Austen's biography and major novels
  • Plot overview and character analysis of Pride and Prejudice
  • Biographies of Emily and Charlotte Bronte
  • Plot overview and character analysis of Wuthering Heights
  • Summary and character analysis of Jane Eyre
  • Authors and works of Romantic poetry
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poems and biography
  • Summary and analysis of Rime of the Ancient Mariner

10 Lessons in Chapter 4: Gothic and Romantic Literature - 11th Grade: Homework Help
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels

1. Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels

When you hear the name Jane Austen, you probably think about long dresses, stuffy tea parties, and British accents - unless you don't know who she is. In that case, you really need to watch this video about the writer's life and works.

Pride and Prejudice: Plot and Character Analysis

2. Pride and Prejudice: Plot and Character Analysis

In this lesson, we'll go over the quintessential romantic comedy, Pride and Prejudice. We'll take a look at all of the factors conspiring to keep Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy apart as well as read some of Jane Austen's sparkling prose.

Emily and Charlotte Bronte: Sisters and Authors

3. Emily and Charlotte Bronte: Sisters and Authors

Long before JK Rowling dreamed up Fred and George Weasley, Charlotte and Elizabeth Bronte accomplished impressive things as siblings. Their family history is a sad one, though, and their feelings of loss are evident in their most famous novels, Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights.

Wuthering Heights: Plot Overview and Character Analysis

4. Wuthering Heights: Plot Overview and Character Analysis

'Wuthering Heights' is Emily Bronte's only published novel, but if you're only going to publish one novel in your lifetime, this is a good one. Follow along as this lesson introduces you to the plot, characters and other aspects of this novel.

Jane Eyre: Summary, Characters and Analysis

5. Jane Eyre: Summary, Characters and Analysis

Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte, was first published in 1847 under Bronte's pseudonym, Currier Bell. It's about a girl named - not surprisingly - Jane Eyre, and it's a bildungsroman, a coming-of-age story that follows Jane from childhood through motherhood. Many elements of Jane's life are similar to events in Charlotte Bronte's life. Because the work features a strong-willed and intelligent woman, it's often considered to be an early feminist text.

Introduction to Romantic Poetry: Overview of Authors and Works

6. Introduction to Romantic Poetry: Overview of Authors and Works

Like the French Revolution that helped inspire it, the Romantic poetry movement signaled massive, controversial changes with ramifications that are still being felt today. Watch this video lesson for an introduction to Romantic poetry, including descriptions of the major authors and significant works.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems and Biography

7. Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems and Biography

Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Romantic poet or rock star? Ok, he's a Romantic poet. In this lesson, you'll learn about one of the founders of the Romantic movement and how his life, full of drugs, women and poetry, is not too different from today's rock stars.

Rime of the Ancient Mariner: Summary and Analysis

8. Rime of the Ancient Mariner: Summary and Analysis

What do you like in a great story? Zombies? Mystery at sea? Ghosts? Large birds? What if you could have them all? You can! In this lesson, we're going to explore the famed Romantic poem ''The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,'' by Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

Mr. Bingley in Pride and Prejudice: Character Analysis & Concept

9. Mr. Bingley in Pride and Prejudice: Character Analysis & Concept

Let's examine Mr. Bingley's role in Jane Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice,' a much-beloved novel. We'll learn about his main character attributes and why he is important to the novel.

Mr. Darcy in Pride and Prejudice: Character Analysis & Concept

10. Mr. Darcy in Pride and Prejudice: Character Analysis & Concept

In this lesson, we get to know the somewhat arrogant character Mr. Darcy from Jane Austen's novel ''Pride and Prejudice.'' Although he tries to keep his heart in check, he eventually falls deeply in love with Elizabeth Bennet, a woman who can't stand him - at least at first.

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